International Journal of Medicine in Developing Countries (IJMDC) is a peer-reviewed medical journal published for health care professionals.

The journal is affiliated with Almaarefa University and accredited by the Ministry of Culture and Media, Saudi Arabia المملكة العربية السعودية - وزارة الثقافة والإعلام . The journal has an International Standard Serial Number (ISSN) registered via King Fahad National Library, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (See the certificate here). 

Our mission is to provide relevant, useful, and up to date medical information to help healthcare providers solve clinical problems and improve patient care. With contributions from physicians, dentists, medical students and researchers from around the world, IJMDC provides a platform for the recent developments across many medicine and dentistry specialties, particularly form the developing world.

Each issue contains original research, academic review articles, health outcomes articles, case reports and basic research to assist health care professionals in making decisions by including the latest techniques and treatment options for treating their patients.

No more than 6 authors are acceptable until there is a special justification. Please see our Guide for Authors for more details. 

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IJMDC. Year: 2021, Volume: 5

    Original Research (Original Article)

  1. Prevalence of hemorrhoids and irritable bowel syndrome and the association between them among adult Saudi and Bahraini Population, Saudi Arabia, and Bahrain, 2019
    Mona Alfadeel, Aisha Naji Mohiddin, Abrar Aljamri, Afaf Shehab, Haya Abdulhadi, Noor Salman, Ziyad Alotaibi
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(6): 1263-1268
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1610018277

  2. Awareness of interventional radiology among medical students in clinical and pre-clinical years in Riyadh city
    Mohammed Alshammari, Nada Alharthi, Hanan Alruwaybiah, Norah Albdaya, Samar Alanazi, Mohammed Alharthi
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(6): 1269-1275
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1615644700

  3. Refractive errors prevalence among medical students at Qassim University, Saudi Arabia
    Abdul-Aziz Al Hadlaq, Heetaf Al Oqaily, Ghadda Al Sallum, Aram Al Masaud, Ali E. Mansour, Osama Al Wutayd
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(6): 1276-1281
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1619557904

  4. Gender preference among Saudi population on selecting a surgeon: a cross-sectional study from the Western region of Saudi Arabia
    Haifa Owaidh Alotaibi, Maha Safar Al-Thuwaybi, Hanan Hussain Almalki, Salwa Khaled Abu asyah, Enas Fadel Kamal, Awatef Edries
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(6): 1282-1289
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1619655115

  5. Knowledge, attitude, and practice study about retinopathy of prematurity among pediatricians in Al-Qassim region, Saudi Arabia
    Abdul-Aziz Al Hadlaq, Abdulrahman AL-Muqbil, Ali Al-Ali, Ibrahim Al-Rashidi, Zafar Iqbal
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(6): 1290-1295
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1619901584

  6. Prevalence, knowledge and associated factors of computer vision syndrome among electronic devices users in Western Region, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Nizar Mohammed Alhibshi, Abrar Musleh Aljaid, Abdullah Sulaiman Alharbi, Amal Ahmed Alharazi, Bushra Saad Alghamdi, Ziad Majdi Tashkandi
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(6): 1296-1302
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1620136008

  7. Internalizing behavior problems and body dysmorphic disorder features among medical students who consume pharmaceutical drugs as coping motives
    Abdullah Omar Alabdulkarim, Sajida Agha, Mohmmed Alzomia, Saleh Alsuqayhi, Abdullah Alosaimi, Abdulrahman Alhumaidi
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(6): 1303-1311
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1620245275

  8. Cross-sectional study establishing the most common causative agents for meningitis in neonates in King Abdulaziz Medical City
    Mohammed Marzoog Almutairi, Abdulrahman Mohammed Altaher Aljifri, Hassan Ali Barakat, Abdulrahman Wail Linjawi, Alaa Mohammed Aljuaid
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(6): 1312-1316
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1620332752

  9. The prevalence of lower urinary tract symptoms in patients with multiple sclerosis in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Awad Awied Alharbi, Sarah Al Mohaisen, Amani Shabab Alotaibi, Arwa Abdullah Alrumaih, Isra Ali Alghamdi, Ghaida Ali Alghamdi, Mohammed Abdulmohsen Almuhanna
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(6): 1317-1323
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1620473751

  10. Factors that impact favoring cesarean section among women in Saudi Arabia
    Wajd Ayman Aljabri, Hatim Mohammed Al-Jifree, Ohoud Saleh Abudoraehem
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(6): 1324-1331
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1620821442

  11. Review Article

  12. Cutaneous manifestations associated with coronavirus disease-19: a review
    Sultan Alshammari, Sultan Alanazi, Khalid Alanazi, Ammar Khalifa, Yara Alfehaid, Khalid Alabdulwahab
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(6): 1332-1338
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1615149138

  13. A review of the frequency of the D409H mutation in the acid β-gluc osidase gene among Gaucher disease patients from the Gulf region
    Marwan ElBagoury, Aly Ezzat, Sherif Roushdy, Yahia Aktham
    IJMDC. 2021; 5(6): 1339-1344
    » Abstract » PDF» doi: 10.24911/IJMDC.51-1616378340